Resources & Links
Erie County Prenatal Care Programs:
John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital
1001 Main St. Buffalo, NY 14203
2157 Main St. Buffalo, NY 14214
Neighborhood Health Center
155 Lawn Ave. Buffalo NY 14207 716-875-2904
515 Abbott Rd. Buffalo, NY 14220 716-828-3520
Ken-Ton Family Care
300 Two-Mile Creek Rd. Tonawanda NY 14150
Helpful Online Resources:
Child and Family Services
Child and Family Services is a not-for-profit human service organization that provides comprehensive services to families and individuals through prevention, intervention, education and advocacy.
The Parent Network of WNY
Parent Network of WNY is a community resource for families of individuals with special needs and for professionals who work with these families. Parent Network’s goal is to empower families to successfully advocate for their children with special needs and to see that they receive proper care and education.
WNY Children Care Resource Network
WNY Children Care Resource Network is a not- for- profit Child Care Resource and Referral Agency committed to the development of affordable quality early care and education for children in Erie County. Services provided include: helping families find child care, training, consulting and finding resources for child care providers (both home based and center based), assisting businesses and community planners.
This website covers a range of women’s issues including breast cancer, child abduction, child advocates, and postpartum depression.
March of Dimes
The March of Dimes website has a fantastic health information center online. Get answers to your questions—before, during and after pregnancy including information on prematurity, birth defects, newborn screening, understanding your newborn and everything else you’d ever need to know about pregnancy and newborns.
If you or someone you know might be experiencing symptoms of prenatal or postpartum mood or anxiety disorder, know that it is treatable. This website covers all aspects of postpartum depression and has website links to several resources.Singlemothergrants.org
A list financial assistance programs that help single momsThe American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
Articles, links, free brochures and recommended reading information specifically for parents of premature babies as well as other helpful information for families including Advice on Vaccines, Car Seat Safety, Immunization Information
Links and Helpful Resources:
A healthy baby starts with a healthy pregnancy.
Comprehensive Prenatal Care Programs (formerly known as PCAP) can help you get the care you need for you and your baby. The services offered include complete pregnancy care and other health care services to women and teens who live in New York State. The Medicaid Obstetrical and Maternal Services (MOMS) Program provides complete pregnancy services in areas of the state where health centers are not located. And there’s no cost to eligible women who participate in MOMS or PCAP! Click here to learn more information about the services NY State Provides.
BPPN – Buffalo Home Visiting Program
990 filing report
New York State Information:
NY State Family & Community Health
Excellent website listing several website links for Family Planning including: Pregnancy & Birth Information, Reproductive Health, Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring, and resources for Infant and Children Information, Adolescents and Youth, Women’s & Men’s Health, etc. information.
NY State of Health
They offer those who are in need of health insurance, assistance during enrollment time which is November 15, 2014 through February 15, 2015.
Child Health Plus
The Erie county Department of Health operates a Facilitated Enrollment Program which assists families in the Buffalo area, to complete and application for enrollment into the Child Health and Family Health Plus Programs. For more information about these program, call the Enrollment Specialist Coordinator at 858-6408.